Ca. 7,000 year old caribou mandible from the Tingmiukpuk archaeological site in Gates of the Arctic National Park. NPS photo by Jeff Rasic

Annual Conference

#AkAA virtual 2022

The 49th Annual Meeting of the Alaska Anthropological Association will take place via Zoom from February 28 – March 4, 2022.

The Alaska Anthropological Association will be holding its 49th Annual Meeting from February 28 – March 4, 2022 as a free virtual conference via Zoom (#AkAA virtual 2022) for Association members or $20 for non-members. The theme of this year’s conference is The Effects of Climate Change. Similar to last year, the virtual conference will increase accessibility and inclusion for all conference participants while continuing to allow us to connect and share research. We welcome ideas for sessions and presentations in a variety of media, including but not limited to, papers, posters, storytelling, film, panel discussions, and multi-media performances.

We are delighted to have Drs. Heather Gordon and Joshua Griffin as our conference keynote speakers. More information on them and their presentations can be found here.

Conference organizing committee: Ruby Fried, Anne Jensen, Hollis Miller, Monty Rogers, Britteny Howell, Scott Shirar, Joshua Lynch, Shina duVall, and Marine Vanlandeghem Gillespie.

2022 Conference Sponsors